Historical Events In 1889
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Feb 03 On this day in history belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
Feb 03 Carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc) on this day in history.
Feb 04 Walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities) in the year 1889.
Feb 05 In the year 1889 elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's)
Feb 06 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Feb 07 Astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco
Feb 08 In the year 1889 flood ravages Dutch coast
Feb 09 In the year 1889 the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency.
Feb 10 On this day in history howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 John Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers) in the year 1889.
Feb 11 In the year 1889 meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890
Feb 11 The first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda in the year 1889.
Feb 12 In the year 1889 andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies
Feb 12 In the year 1889 caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres
Feb 14 On this day in history 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east
Feb 14 First trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east on this day in history.
Feb 17 H[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire in the year 1889.
Feb 18 Sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht) on this day in history.
Feb 19 Jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex) in the year 1889.
Feb 20 Levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer on this day in history.
Feb 21 Felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan) in the year 1889.
Feb 22 In the year 1889 dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union
Feb 22 Dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union on this day in history.
Feb 22 Robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain) in the year 1889.
Feb 22 On this day in history u.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union.
Feb 23 In the year 1889 cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye)
Feb 28 Victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City) on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1889 kansas passes 1st US antitrust
Mar 02 On this day in history kansas passes first US antitrust
Mar 03 Edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Mar 03 Fritz Behrend, composer on this day in history.
Mar 04 On this day in history benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President
Mar 04 In the year 1889 pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)